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Sandbag – Wincanton RBL newsletter for July & August 2017

Mon 17 Jul '17, 22:04
By Steve Lee
Sandbag – Wincanton RBL newsletter for July & August 2017

The July and August 2017 edition of Sandbag, Wincanton Branch’s monthly magazine for the Royal British Legion. This issue includes Armed Forced Day 2017, 'Old Faithful' Day 2017, and Passchendaele Day 2017.

Sandbag – Wincanton RBL newsletter for May & June 2017

Tue 30 May '17, 23:58
By Steve Lee
Sandbag – Wincanton RBL newsletter for May & June 2017

The May and June 2017 edition of Sandbag, Wincanton Branch’s monthly magazine for the Royal British Legion. This issue includes the 100th anniversary of the Battle of Passchendale, Armed Forces Day 2017 and an upcoming quiz and fun night.

Sandbag – Wincanton RBL newsletter for March & April 2017

Tue 21 Mar '17, 00:01
By Steve Lee
Sandbag – Wincanton RBL newsletter for March & April 2017

The March and April 2017 edition of Sandbag, Wincanton Branch’s monthly magazine for the Royal British Legion. This issue includes information about the launch of the RBL's new outreach service at the Balsam Centre, along with the usual information about forthcoming trips and anniversaries.

Sandbag – Wincanton RBL newsletter for January & February 2017

Mon 30 Jan '17, 15:01
By Steve Lee
Sandbag – Wincanton RBL newsletter for January & February 2017

The January and February 2017 edition of Sandbag, Wincanton Branch’s monthly magazine for the Royal British Legion. This issue includes a Poppy Appeal update and coverage of the 10th anniversary of Wincanton's War Memorial.

Sandbag – Wincanton RBL newsletter for November & December 2016

Wed 23 Nov '16, 15:50
By Steve Lee
Sandbag – Wincanton RBL newsletter for November & December 2016

The November and December 2016 edition of Sandbag, Wincanton Branch’s monthly magazine for the Royal British Legion. This issue includes the Poppy Appeal 2016, Remembrance 2016 and trip updates.

Sandbag – Wincanton RBL newsletter for September & October 2016

Wed 12 Oct '16, 23:30
By Steve Lee
Sandbag – Wincanton RBL newsletter for September & October 2016

The September and October 2016 edition of Sandbag, Wincanton Branch’s monthly magazine for the Royal British Legion. This issue includes Remembrance 2016, and Arthur Vickers VC.

Sandbag – Wincanton RBL newsletter for July & August 2016

Wed 3 Aug '16, 13:28
By Steve Lee
Sandbag – Wincanton RBL newsletter for July & August 2016

The July and August 2016 edition of Sandbag, Wincanton Branch’s monthly magazine for the Royal British Legion.

100th Anniversary of the Battle of the Somme Memorial Ceremony

Wed 29 Jun '16, 12:24
By Steve Lee
100th Anniversary of the Battle of the Somme Memorial Ceremony

Friday 1st July marks the 100th anniversary of the start of the Battle of the Somme during World War One. You are invited to attend a memorial ceremony at the town’s War Memorial, located next to the Memorial Hall.

Wincanton Armed Forces Day – Saturday 25th June 2016

Thu 16 Jun '16, 16:46
By Steve Lee
Wincanton Armed Forces Day – Saturday 25th June 2016

This year’s Armed Forces Day has again been organised by the town’s branch of the Royal British Legion. To accommodate the continued growth of the event this year’s event will be held in the grounds of King Arthur’s Community School.

Sandbag – Wincanton RBL newsletter for June 2016

Wed 15 Jun '16, 13:02
By Steve Lee
Sandbag – Wincanton RBL newsletter for June 2016

The June 2016 edition of Sandbag, Wincanton Branch’s monthly magazine for the Royal British Legion.

Sandbag – Wincanton RBL newsletter for March / April 2016

Thu 24 Mar '16, 15:36
By Steve Lee
Sandbag – Wincanton RBL newsletter for March / April 2016

The March/April 2016 edition of Sandbag, Wincanton Branch’s monthly magazine for the Royal British Legion.

Wincanton Remembrance Parade & Service 2015

Wed 2 Dec '15, 14:19
By Steve Lee
Wincanton Remembrance Parade & Service 2015

Once again, Wincanton saw a good turnout of both spectators and those participating in the Remembrance Day parade down through the High Street. It was particularly encouraging to see many younger members of the community involved in the event.

Sandbag – Wincanton RBL newsletter for October 2015

Tue 3 Nov '15, 14:52
By Steve Lee
Sandbag – Wincanton RBL newsletter for October 2015

News and events from the Wincanton branch of the Royal British Legion. A summary and link to the full edition of October’s newsletter.

Poppy Appeal 2015

Wed 28 Oct '15, 13:07
By Tony Goddard
Poppy Appeal 2015

The 2015 National Poppy Appeal started on Thursday 22nd October and Wincanton is in full gear to make it a special year.

Sandbag – Wincanton RBL Newsletter for September 2015

Thu 24 Sep '15, 11:48
By Steve Lee
Sandbag – Wincanton RBL Newsletter for September 2015

News and events from the Wincanton branch of the Royal British Legion. A summary and link to the full edition of September’s newsletter.

Sandbag – Wincanton RBL Newsletter for August 2015

Mon 24 Aug '15, 13:49
By Steve Lee
Sandbag – Wincanton RBL Newsletter for August 2015

News and events from the Wincanton branch of the Royal British Legion. A summary and link to the full edition of the newsletter.

Sandbag – Wincanton RBL Newsletter for July 2015

Thu 6 Aug '15, 11:24
By Steve Lee
Sandbag – Wincanton RBL Newsletter for July 2015

News and events from the Wincanton branch of the Royal British Legion. A summary and link to the full edition of the newsletter.

Sandbag – Wincanton RBL Newsletter for June 2015

Wed 24 Jun '15, 22:46
By Steve Lee
Sandbag – Wincanton RBL Newsletter for June 2015

Read the summary or download the full edition of June’s newsletter from the Wincanton branch of the Royal British Legion.

Wincanton Armed Forces Day – Saturday 27th June 2015

Thu 4 Jun '15, 11:17
By Steve Lee
Wincanton Armed Forces Day – Saturday 27th June 2015

Armed Forces Day events will take place in Wincanton on Saturday 27th June. The aim of the day is to honour the contribution of military personnel, past and present, showing support to, and thanking the men and women who serve.

Sandbag – Wincanton RBL Newsletter for May 2015

Wed 27 May '15, 13:50
By Steve Lee
Sandbag – Wincanton RBL Newsletter for May 2015

The Wincanton branch of the Royal British Legion continues to thrive in the town and through its monthly newsletter, ‘Sandbag’, aims to keep members and the community informed of its activities.

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